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15 Things That Mean Something Completely Different On "Fixer Upper"

"Antique" = something Joanna loves more than life itself.

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1. Shiplap

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What it usually means: Made up of two unrelated words that mean a large boat and the area above a person's knees.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Something every house in Texas has to have according to Chip and Jojo.

2. Barn door

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What it usually means: The large door of a barn.

What it means on Fixer Upper: An old sliding wood door that is probably now your bathroom door if Joanna has anything to say about it.

4. Chip

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What it usually means: A thin slice of food made crisp by being fried, baked, or dried and typically eaten as a snack.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Good with his hands, Joanna's other half, professional jokester, belly rubber, and occasional bug eater.

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6. Antique

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What it usually means: An object such as a piece of furniture or work of art that has a high value because of its considerable age.

What it means on Fixer Upper: Something Joanna loves more than life itself.

8. Budget

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What it usually means: An estimate of income and expenditure for a set period of time.

What it means on Fixer Upper: A monetary amount that will be affected when Joanna says "something went wrong" over speakerphone.

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